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By ESPN Staff

Premier Showdown - Dec 19-21

Dale Johnson returned to winning ways in our midweek round to further underline his dominance on Premier Showdown this season. Can anyone stop him?

The games are coming thick and fast now, of course, and it's a crucial part of the competition.

Joining us this weekend is Abdulrahman K. Hudu.

He tells ESPN Soccernet: "I'm Abdulrahman K. Hudu aka Mistic Biggy J from Kano State, Nigeria. My favourite club is Manchester United.

"I'm a manager/network administrator for Webxpress Ltd (Internet cafe/business centre), in Kano. I'm 29 years of age."

Let's see those predictions!

Soccernet's Premier League Editor, Dale Johnson, and ESPNsoccernet Press Pass pundit Tommy Smyth take up the test.

They, along with the challenger, cast their eyes over weekend's top flight fixtures in England and predict how they think each game will turn out.

Points are then awarded as follows:
• Three points for a correct result and scoreline
• One point for a correct result

After the weekend's scores are in and the result has been worked out, the winning pundit receives three points for their season's total. Should the challenger win, the total is added to the 'Rest of the World's' tally. In the case of a draw, the points are shared between those level on points.

Dale's prediction
Tommy says
ROTW's pick
Result
Portsmouth v Liverpool
0 - 2
1 - 3
3 - 1
2 - 0
Aston Villa v Stoke City
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 1
1 - 0
Blackburn Rovers v Tottenham Hotspur
1 - 0
1 - 3
1 - 2
0 - 2
Fulham v Manchester United
0 - 3
1 - 2
0 - 4
3 - 0
Manchester City v Sunderland
2 - 0
2 - 0
2 - 0
4 - 3
Arsenal v Hull City
3 - 0
2 - 1
1 - 2
3 - 0
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Burnley
2 - 1
1 - 1
2 - 2
2 - 0
Everton v Birmingham
1 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 1
1 - 1
West Ham United v Chelsea
0 - 4
1 - 3
2 - 1
1 - 1
Wigan Athletic v Bolton Wanderers
2 - 0
1 - 1
2 - 0
P - P
POINTS TOTAL >>>
9
4
4

Another comfortable win for Dale - and with a game called off too.

Table After Round 18
Dale: 30
Tommy: 13.5
Rest of the World: 10.5

Best week's total of season: 13, Dale Johnson and John Butler.

So do you think you can beat the best of the best? Now is your chance to find out!

Send us your picks for the weekend's fixtures, along with your name and a few details about yourself. We'll select one person each week to take on our experts for the right to be crowned the weekly winner!

Then log on to Soccernet on Monday morning to find out who's taken the points.

Submit your entry for Premier Showdown:
Name: 
Your e-mail: 
City: 
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